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celebration time in krystal conwell : we see a lot of problems with the... number of students that we have. reurces. mataterials. things that the children need... on a day-to-day basis. anncr: question seven will help. the department of legislative services says question seven... will mean hundreds of millions of dollars... for schools...from gaming revenunues that would have... gone to other states. and independent audits will guarantee the money...
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goes where it's supposed to. krystal conwell: i think people should vote for question... seven because i think it will be a great benefit to children. live and in hd, this is abc 7 breaking news. >> the champagne is blowing in the nation's capital. the hometown team, the get to thenationals playoff in style. to the police, but s what happened in that sealedonight the deal. >> the matter how happened, the celebrating a championship six years in the making, and that is great news. decor is outside national tonight with some reaction from some very happy fans. it wasn't pretty, but it is
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that is all that counts. >> it was very wet in the clubhouse. in the bottom of the ninth, the lost last across the jumbotron and the stadium went nuts. butas the strangest thing, in the locker room withring themselves champagne. that even oust the general usedthey even do the general manager and then out on the field with the fans. we are all very happy with results. more needs to be done, the just around the corner. only two games left in expect the season, general manager to rest many of
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his starters. we will have at all for you coming up in sports. drexel you wash your hair with champagne. our team coverage continues now with the celebration outside. , definitely a good night for the fans who stuck by this team. >> fans are thrilled beyond belief. they have been waiting so long, and here it is. on thatirt they can put washingtonhe east division championships. it is a long time coming, let me tell you. washington nationals bands have excited about a loss. lost, but we still it.ched >> in the ninth inning, the that secondout atlanta loss, allowing washington to clinch the east division. everyone erupted.
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>> the first time and forever, it is awesome. >> it has been a very pleasant surprise. o the game, a packed .rowd poured in havengton nationals bands literally waited a lifetime for this moment. >> you feel the electricity in the air. >> 79 years, to be exact. >> going into monday night's home game against the phillies, spots as ad their wild card, but they were only win away from clinching the division. >> creating a buzz in a city renowned for making history. the last time the d.c. baseball the senators, played in a playoff, fdr was president. it was back in 1954.
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>> i thought it was never going in my lifetime. >> but it has, and fans left the profound pride, greatest loss in history. washington nationals have best up untilat season when they moved eight years ago. extraordinarys season that much sweeter. continues during sports tonight and all the time at . now we move on to some other tonight. dozens of occupied d.c. gathered tonight to mark the one-year anniversary of their protest. the protesters are carrying on the cause, even are no longer .llowed to campouts today during the
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rush-hour, they caused traffic delays. more about the man who was car and kill the northwest washington. the campus of marymount university is mourning the loss , 60-year-old rhett leverett, who is out walking his the car hit him. on campus.remembered >> that accident happened here and claimed the life of someone who loves his job. careerg was his second passion and tonight his loss leaves a void. a profound sense of sadness at campus of marymount university. he was struck down in a tragic accident. immediate reaction is to prayer to god. >> i think we are all in shock. we are really devastated in the
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of such a warm colleague, teacher. d.c. police said the accident about 9:00 in the morning. was out walking his dog not his penn orders condo. police say it appears the driver have suffered a medical emergency, lost control of the car, and ran up on the sidewalk, leverett. in europeancialist history. the university says he always got high marks. >> that described him as someone the people and comes of a time period alive. telle stories he used to and the way he would teach a class. >> i feel sorry for those who
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get to experience the pleasure of taking a history class with him. >> some students are playing a service to celebrate his life. theust two days now until for president go wednesday night's debate now means a lot more. a cnn poll shows president obama romney in a dead heat. is ahead by just three points. tonight mr. obama continues to for that debate in a t -- from the las vegas area. mitt romney did have an event tonight. a rally at the wings the rockies in denver. republican nominee has been in all weekend preparing for the debate. see if that fiscal be cushioned with a of taxpayer money. >> police in prince boomtown
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to reaching your goals. pnc bank. for the achiever in you. a jury keep on the loose in prince william county tonight. is rippingect necklaces right off the victims. tom, tell us about this. >> i am on cover stone drive and in onese are happening little area. so thaten to block or another happened about a mile from here. police say folks wearing is coming this guy and ripping off the necklace and running away. with one of his victims. >> are you scared to even go outside? >> yes. >> she and her family are still what happenedover y evening around
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6:00. >> he was running down the stairs and he kind of held the door for me. >> jessica gomez had no idea the polite died in his about to attack stepmother near their apartment buildings back entrance. she says the man ripped off her which cut her finger. that the then ran off, leaving her standing there with her shirt ripped and bloodstained. >> she came running in and said the police, so i called the police. this happen if three people over e days.t fiv on wednesday, a man walking had his neck was ripped off and just this weekend, a 17- woman had her necklace off at an apartment complex of portsmouth road. the suspect in each case had a similar description. beice think the suspect may the necklaces as scrap metal.
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>> i am very mad. >> she says the mental pain has far worse than the physical. outside, my son and me because i am scared. >> police said they cannot be certain is the same suspect but the descriptions are similar. in one case, police say there was a black toyota with two doors and it was an older car plastic covering in passenger window. if you have any information to beforeop this person strike again, please give the police a call. , local highcome girls are thinking pink p the district tonight.
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clock is ticking down for
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fiscal cliff. >> north american households pay $3,500 more in taxes if endress does not act by the of the year. automatic budget cuts and tax .ncreases will go into effect but it will 1 happen until election. tonight, breast cancer awareness means youderway which the color lot more of pink around. >> pamela brown has the story. pink,ough the power of georgetown university spending less critics sending a strong message. every -- these are sending a strong message. grandma have it, it scary knowing it is a
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possibility. but she is not alone. their passion stems from pain. >> for many of the girls out tonight, seeing in the white house right across the in pink gives them hope. that myves me hope ones, maybe someday no one will. >> the breast cancer protection require insurance ampany to uncover -- to cover limited hospital stays for patients undergoing mastectomies. celebration at a post office. you can see the dedication of earthquakes stamps. it shows our planet from above with pictures taken from ultralightand
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aircraft. >> they are beautiful stamps. there were a group of students .here today i bought five books of stamps at local post office because they are so pretty. >> the perfect event for you. it has your name all over it. >> karen davidson, one of our photographers, took a of the black water refuge. is one of the stamps, right here from one of our own local photographers. is you stamp collectors, it beautiful. temperatures, meanwhile, today, in the low 70's, but that just about average.
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65 degrees after those wrinkles showers that came through dampen any ofot enthusiasm. here is what is going on right now. a few showers for you folks around chantilly, moving into vienna. there is the move to washington, but that is it. they are sprinkles. the national fans, th are tough. need any umbrellas to come out. next bats, and you see how far away to the west it is. r today there was another tornado watch, that is now gone, around nashville tennessee. some of it will probably be p, so here we are tomorrow warning. tomorrow morning about where we now, mid-60's with a t of clouds around.
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one of those days where the weather boundary will try to our north. does, temperatures will over 70 and there will be some scattered showers. some afternoonof showers. 7'seratures will be in the will get into that sector and a touch summertime. on wednesday, temperatures mid-80's. showers tomorrow afternoon. there is that chance of getting into the mid-80's, and if that happens, could be an afternoon .hundershower on wednesday a low august-september flashback. after that it will feel more like october. >> speaking of summer, the boys
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summer, next in sports. >> with all grown men cry and , celebratinging the way little kids do.
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>> and now, the toyota sports desk, brought to you by your local toyota dealers.
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moment that fans and the ntas have waited for all season, to see andy got celebrate. very historic moment for baseball, and one even any thought was not reality for years. nats won the nl east tonight while they were still playing. this is our went down. into the top of the second, a triple to deep center. he runs into the ball pretty hard and the phillies get on the 0.ard 2- nats still trailing in the ninth, but it does not matter. the house erupts, and soon after that, they clinched. that when the franchise first-
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ever division title. >> it is unbelievable. we have been through the thick out and when come year, it iss incredible. you never get that feeling until it happens. pittsburg help us out, so awesome feeling. >> this is something you really dream for. to be out here enjoying it with the fans is pretty incredible. >> we want have three more of and get that trophy. >> a lot of local fans keeping eyes on the orioles. there are still battling with for the a.l. east, and
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was rough for the birds because they fell in tampa thanks to a two-run double in the bottom of the seventh. they could not recover and ended 5-3.sing d sox won so they are a with two more to go. course everyone still enjoying savoring the moment. still see a couple of fans out.ling the nationals win the n.l. east tonight.
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>> here is the mussy video tonight from colorado. wentok at that, a deer the road right into this g abouta lawn board goin an the skateboarder walk away with cuts and bruises and was not hurt. i'm barack obama and i approved this message.
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[ mitt romney ] there are 47% of the people who will vote for the president no matter what... who are dependent upon government, who believe that they are victims, who believe that government has a responsibility to care for them, who believe that they are entitled to health care, to food, to housing, to you-name-it... and they will vote for this president no matter what... and so my job is not to worry about those people. i'll never convince them they shohould take personal responsibility and care for their lives.
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>> temperatures tomorrow in the w 60's, not chilly, a few sprinkles around.
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many spots will get it. too many americans are struggling to find work in today's economy. too many of those who are working are living paycheck to paycheck trying to make falling incomes meet rising prices
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for food and gas. more americans are living in poverty than when president obama took office and fifteen million more are on food stamps. president obama and i both care about poor and middle-class families. the difference is my policies will make things better for them. we shouldn't measure compassion by how many people are on welfare. we should measure compassion by how many people are able to get off welfare and get a good paying job. my plan will create twelve million new jobs over the next four years helping lift families out of poverty and strengthening the middle-class. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message because we can't afford another four years like the last four years. ♪
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david smallwood: maryland money needs to stay in marylan it's just that simple, i mean, it's a no brainer. anncr: every year marylanders spend fiveundred and fifty... million at casinos in west virginia, delaware... and pennsylvania. one west virginia paper calls it a "cash cow" for them. but its cost maryland over one biion dollars. money that could have created good jobs and... better schools for us. question seven kee maryland money in maryland. david smallwood: question seven, i think it will be a... goodod thing for the state off maryland.


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